Dental Hygienist Jobs in Compton, CA

Provide preliminary dental care. Dental hygienists operate outside dentist supervision to clean teeth, inspect patients for signs of oral disease or jaw/tooth problems, produce/interpret X-rays, and keep patients informed on positive oral health habits. They also track and maintain patient records and treatment plans. Depending on state regulations, additional duties may include sculpting and installing fillings and/or periodontal dressings.

Dental hygienists must have a working knowledge of the factors influencing dental health—diet, for example—in order to properly educate patients. They are also highly proficient in interpersonal communication, as they interact with clients regularly.

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Mirani Marjan DDS - Beverly Hills, CA (16 miles from Compton, CA)
Skills: General Practice Dentrix Laser Certified Direct Dental. Keywords: Dental Hygienist, Location: Beverly Hills, CA - 90213...
18 hours ago
Smile Brands - Santa Ana, CA (23 miles from Compton, CA)
Your Role as a Dental Hygienist Youll be on the front line of helping patients achieve their best oral health through routine check-ups and continuing education....
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1 day ago Smile Brands
Downey Dental Center - Downey, CA (8 miles from Compton, CA)
We are looking for a full time Registered Dental Hygienist for our Downey Office....
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2 days ago
Oswald B. Burstein DDS, INC. - Sherman Oaks, CA (24 miles from Compton, CA)
Dental hygienist needed three times a week: Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday in Sherman Oaks. Low volume, private office, one patient/hour....
22 hours ago
Los Angeles, CA (6 miles from Compton, CA)
Dental Hygienist part time needed for Private and PPO dental practice in Palmdale. Good pay plus bonuses. Send resume....
1 day ago
El Segundo, CA (9 miles from Compton, CA)
Dental Hygienist Immediate opening for a Dental Hygienist for Four days a week. You must have a cheerful attitude, strong work ethics, punctual and dependable....
1 day ago
Los Angeles, CA (6 miles from Compton, CA)
employment type: employees choice QR Code Link to This Post We are currently looking for Dental Hygienists in the greater Los Angeles area....
3 days ago
Lakewood, CA (6 miles from Compton, CA)
We are seeking a wonderful Registered Dental Hygienist for our newly acquired dental practice in Lakewood! **Great Bonuses and Fun Games!...
3 days ago
Fullerton, CA (19 miles from Compton, CA)
Seeking a part time caring dental hygienist for one day a week. It will be for a small private practice in Fullerton/Placentia area....
3 days ago
Orange, CA (23 miles from Compton, CA)
Joseph Hospital is seeking a professional, caring, experienced dental hygienist to work currently on Thursdays yet can open Mondays or Tuesdays if desired. You'll see one patient per hour....
4 days ago
Long Beach, CA (3 miles from Compton, CA)
We are looking to hire a great Dental Hygienist for our Long Beach office! We want a team player who will educate our patients on the importance of hygiene!...
6 days ago
Monterey Park, CA (13 miles from Compton, CA)
Experience with Dentrix and being able to speak Spanish are pluses. We are actively hiring and looking to hire IMMEDIATELY so send in your resume today for a paid working interview!...
6 days ago
Gentle Dental - Brea, CA (20 miles from Compton, CA)
Gentle Dental is searching for a Full-time Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH,$2,000 sign-on bonus) for our dental office!...
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7 days ago Gentle Dental
Los Angeles, CA (6 miles from Compton, CA)
Hygienist - 1-2 days available (Mon, Wed, or Thu) Private general, cosmetic and implant practice. Small friendly office & staff. No HMO! Paid parking, Salary + bonus. Email or fax resume to ....
7 days ago
Orange, CA (23 miles from Compton, CA)
We are a cosmetic and general dental office in Newport Beach looking for a dental hygienist who is professional, fun, friendly and great at what you do for our PPO and fee-for-service dental office!...
7 days ago

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Compton, CA

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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Compton, CA offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.7%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (5.8%)
  • High School or GED (5.7%)
  • Doctorate Degree (4.0%)
  • Master's Degree (3.9%)
  • Some College (0.8%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Dental Hygienists in Compton, CA
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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